Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.33% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20110910
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:20
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-2600-$283
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
67.6% Good
SC Int 93.9
SC Float 97.2
SC Mixed 95.7
76% 95.6 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 333
QC Mixed 334
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 452
MC Float 475
MC Mixed 472
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia NVS 300
Nvidia(10DE 0862) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.0
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
1.33% Terrible
Lighting 3.6
Reflection 6.2
Parallax 1.4
1% 3.73 fps
MRender 6
Gravity 2.3
Splatting 4.1
2% 4.13 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.33%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
22GB free
Firmware: P092 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 313
Write 267
Mixed 284
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 16.5
4K Mixed 3.22
47% 14 MB/s
DQ Read 25.9
DQ Write 17.6
DQ Mixed 3.18
7% 15.5 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 65%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$24
281GB free
Firmware: JC66 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 109
Write 111
Mixed 91.6
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.51
116% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 HMT351U6BFR8C-H9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.4% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17.1
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 3,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $387
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